Phlaocyon latidens Cope 1881 (bone-crushing dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Alternative combinations: Cormocyon latidens, Cynodictis latidens, Galecynus latidens, Nothocyon latidens

Belongs to Phlaocyon according to X. Wang et al. 1999

See also Hay 1902, Macdonald 1963, Macdonald 1970, Matthew 1907, Merriam 1906, Peterson 1907, Scott 1898, Wang and Fremd 1994 and Wortman and Matthew 1899

Sister taxa: Phlaocyon achoros, Phlaocyon annectens, Phlaocyon leucosteus, Phlaocyon mariae, Phlaocyon marslandensis, Phlaocyon minor, Phlaocyon multicuspus, Phlaocyon taylori, Phlaocyon yatkolai

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Arikareean of United States (2: Oregon collections)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Oregon)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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